Religion Quotes

Religion is the everlasting dialogue between humanity and God. Art is its soliloquy.
Franz Werfel
I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.
Kahlil Gibran

Thomas szasz - formerly, when religion was strong and science...
Alan simpson - a society like ours, which professes no one...
To attempt to be religious without practicing a specific religion is as possible as attempting to speak without a specific language.
George Santayana
We know too much, and are convinced of too little. Our literature is a substitute for religion, and so is our religion.
T. S. Eliot

Oscar wilde - truth, in the matters of religion, is simply the...
A cult is a religion with no political powe.
Tom Wolfe
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth which it takes more or less seriously, proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and enabline it to make its peace with its destiny.
George Santayana
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god - Fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side.
Aristotle, unknown
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.
Jorge Luis Borges
The truly religious man does not embrace a religion and he who embraces one has no religion.
Kahlil Gibran
A myth is a religion in which no one any longer believes.
James Feibleman
The tendancy of liberals is to create bodies of men and women - Of all classes - Detached from tradition, alienated from religion, and susceptible to mass suggestion - Mob rule. And a mob will be no less a mob if it is well fed, well clothed, well housed, and well disciplined.
George Eliot
Some people are that - More than a parent, more than a role model, more than anything less than a religion.
Margaret Cho, weblog, 05 - 04 - 04
We have enough religion to hate each other, but not enough to love each other.
Jonathan Swift
To become a popular religion, it is only necessary for a superstition to enslave a philosohpy.
William Ralph Inge, 1920
When I do good, I feel good when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
Abraham Lincoln
Give a man religion without reminding him of his filth, and the result will be arrogance in a three - Piece suit. Max Lucado.
Max Lucado, The Applause of Heaven
Present your religion to a little child, set him in the midst of those who profess it. If it frightens him, and freezes the smiles on his lips, then whatever sort of religion it is, it is not Christianity.
Unknown
We have no government armed with power capable of contending with human passions unbridled by morality and religion. Avarice, ambition, revenge or gallantry would break the strongest cords of our Constitution as a whale goes through a net. Our Constitution is designed only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate for any other.
John Adams
Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls in with our instinctual desires.
Sigmund Freud
Difference of opinion is helpful in religion.
Thomas Jefferson
Religion is what a person does in his solitariness.
Alfred North Whitehead
Religion is the human response to being alive and having to die.
F. Forrester Church
The Religion that is afraid of science dishonors God and commits suicide.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
Albert Einstein
Religion is an attempt to get control over the sensory world, in which we are placed, by means of the wish - world which we have developed inside us as a result of biological and psychological necessites.
Sigmund Freud
Religion is far too important a thing for atheists to leave to the religious.
Tor N? rretranders, M? rk Verden (English title not known)
Religion belongs to the realm that is inviolable before the law of causation and therefore closed to science.
Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
If our religion only proclaims a high standard of ethics, then our religion is a burden heavier than we can bear.
Rolland W. Schloe
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief.
Oscar Wilde
There is no religion higher than the truth.
H Hahn Blavatsky
Praising God is one of the highest and purest acts of religion. In prayer we act like men in praise we act like angels.
Thomas John Watson, Sr.
A cult is a religion with no political power.
Tom Wolfe
Communism, like any other revealed religion, is largely made up of prophecies.
H. L. Mencken
The greatest thing a human soul ever does in this world is to see something and tell what it saw in a plain way. Hundreds of people can talk for one who can think, but thousands can think for one who can see. To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion, all in one.
John Ruskin
The true meaning of religion is thus not simply morality, but morality touched by emotion.
Matthew Arnold